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dissipate
'dɪsə,peɪt
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English Definition
(动) As a verb
  1. Spend frivolously and unwisely.
  2. Move away from each other.
  3. To cause to separate and go in different directions.
  4. Live a life of pleasure, especially with respect to alcoholic consumption.
Hyphenationdis•si•pate
Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
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散失sànshīto squander; lost
驱散qūsànto disperse; to break up
浪费làngfèito waste; to squander
消散xiāosànto dissipate
放荡fàngdàngunconventional; licentious; wanton; easy in one's morals
huànto dissipate; to dissolve
涣然huànránto dissipate; to vanish
耗散hàosànto dissipate; to squander
hānto debauch; to dissipate; to act uninhibitively or disrespectfully
放浪fànglàngunrestrained; dissolute; dissipated; unconventional; immoral; to debauch; to dissipate
涣然冰释huànrán bīngshìto melt away (idiom); to clear up; to dissipate
xiāo(ancient form of ) to melt; to thaw, to disperse; to dissipate, to cancel; to annul
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